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Peregrine Falcon

Peregrine Falcon (Image ID 43283)
Photographed byMichael Todd on Sat 2nd Apr, 2016 and uploaded on Thu 5th Nov, 2020 .
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ID43283
CommentSubspecies calidus of the Peregrine Falcon which appears to be a rare migrant to Australia, breeding in Siberia. They specialise in hunting wetland birds. This individual was observed killing a duck. I managed some distant photos of this but they are't of sufficient quality to publish here.
EquipmentCanon 7D with Canon EF 100-400 f/5.6 zoom at 400mm. f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 400.
LocationBalranald, New South Wales
Keywordsin flight, adult
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